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Smoke and Soot Cleanup

12/12/2018 (Permalink)

Cleaning Smoke and Soot Cleanup Need help with smoke and soot clean up? Give SERVPRO of San Jacinto/Idyllwild/Lakeview a call!

Smoke and soot can be very invasive and penetrating to your home causing obvious and hidden damage as well as leaving a terrible odor. With our experience and expertise we can assess your home and give you a detailed description of what damaged has been caused and how we can correct it for you.

There are two main types of smoke, as a result they both leave different kinds of soot. The two different kinds of smoke are-

Wet Smoke – Plastics and rubbers low heat, smoldering, pungent odor, sticky, smeary.

Dry Smoke – Paper and wood fast burning, high temperatures, heat rises therefore the smoke rises.

Smoke and Soot Facts

* Hot smoke migrates to cooler areas and upper levels of a structure.
* Smoke flows around plumbing systems, seeping through the holes used by pipes to go from floor to floor.
* The type of smoke may greatly affect the restoration process.

Since each smoke and fire damage situation is a little different, each one requires a unique solution tailored for the specific conditions. We have the equipment, expertise, and experience to restore your fire and smoke damage. We will also treat your family with empathy and respect and your property with care.